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Date: Mon Mar 26 2001 - 06:58:19 CST

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        Created: Mon Mar 26 3:00:03 PST 2001

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    HPSBUX0103-147 Sec. Vulnerability in newgrp(1)

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    Document ID: HPSBUX0103-147
    Date Loaded: 20010325
          Title: Sec. Vulnerability in newgrp(1)

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       HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY SECURITY BULLETIN: #0147, 26 Mar. '01
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        The information in the following Security Bulletin should be
        acted upon as soon as possible. Hewlett-Packard Company will
        not be liable for any consequences to any customer resulting
        from customer's failure to fully implement instructions in
        this Security Bulletin as soon as possible.
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    ISSUE: the newgrp(1) command doesn't function properly.

    PLATFORM: HP9000 servers running HP-UX release 11.11.

    POSSIBLE RESULT: Users could gain increased capability.

    SOLUTION: Apply patches for HP-UX releases as follows:
                     for 11.11: PHCO_23083.

    AVAILABILITY: The patch is available now.
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    I.
        A. Background
           Hewlett-Packard Company has become aware of a defect in the
           newgrp(1) command in only the HP-UX release 11.11.

        B. Fixing the problem can be fully resolved by applying
           the patch to your system.
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